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Accession Number PB2013-111562
Title Center Islands with Raised Curbing for Rural Traffic Calming, Tech Brief.
Publication Date Feb 2013
Media Count 3p
Personal Author N. Hawkins S. Knickerbocker S. L. Hallmark
Abstract Small rural communities often lack the expertise and resources necessary to address speeding and the persistent challenge of slowing high-speed through traffic. The entrances to communities are especially problematic given that drivers must transition from a high-speed, often-rural roadway setting to a low-speed community setting.
Keywords Center lanes
Highway safety
Left turn lanes
Rural traffic
Safety effectiveness
Traffic safety
Turning lanes

Source Agency Federal Highway Administration
NTIS Subject Category 85H - Road Transportation
85D - Transportation Safety
91B - Transportation & Traffic Planning
43G - Transportation
Corporate Author Iowa State Univ., Ames. Dept. of Civil Construction and Environmental Engineering.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1325
Contract Number N/A

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